6:10 am, Tue 07 Jan 2014
John Averill died while returning from shops
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Family and friends of a man knocked down and killed on his way home from the shops are calling for traffic calming measures on the road where it happened.
John Averill,was killed on Blaydon Bank, in Gateshead, in November.
Now his family has launched an online petition calling for speed restrictions.
They say it's only a matter of time before this happens to somebody else.
3:00 pm, Mon 16 Dec 2013
Kenton Road, Gosforth.
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Police are at the scene of a three-car-collison at Kenton Road in Gosforth (Monday December 16, 2.45pm).
It's understood one of the motorists was taken ill at the wheel, prior to the accident.
8:05 pm, Tue 12 Nov 2013
A car and a motorbike were involved in a serious collision at Patrick Brompton near Bedale this afternoon. Two people have been taken to hospital.The scene is being investigated and diversions are in place.